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Memories of the Blizzard by
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Prompted By Snowy Days

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We looked at each other with relief and amazement. 
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I Want A Detour by
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I’ve known families who would pile into the car every summer for a back and forth, like it was the greatest thing.  But that ain’t my gig.  It’s like once I ate a bad scallop, and no more scallops after that, wrapped in bacon or otherwise.
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My Christmas Tradition (with Prologue) by
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Prompted By Holiday Letters

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I’ve missed my chance to take a walk today. Now it’s raining, and freezing, and the forecast says it’s only going to get worse.
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Learning “Comic Relief” by
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Prompted By Comic Relief

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To the extent that “comic relief” need not cause one to snot in laughter, need not require a banana peel to go ass over teakettle on...
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Red Cubes by
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Prompted By Dice

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The red cubes glow like fox eyes.
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Father and Son Craps by
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Prompted By Dice

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A grown son is one of life’s rewards. Once I could carry him on my shoulders, he holding my ears. Now he towers over me, and knows how to do things, talk to people, manage situations, has a family of his own, makes a living, and (surprisingly, considering his gene pool) he can dance. It is thrilling. Why would I want to screw up this good thing by taking him to Vegas?
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